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Christian Bale Net Worth
Net worth$120 million
OccupationProfessional Actor
Full nameChristian Charles Philip Bale
Date of Birth 30 January 1974
NationalityEnglish & American

Christian Bale Net Worth

Christian Bale Net Worth 2022: Christian Charles Philip Bale is an English actor who holds both British and American citizenship. Christian Bale net worth is currently $120 million. Keep reading to find more information here.

Early life

Christian Charles Philip Bale was born on 30 January 1974 in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire.

His mother is English and his father was born in South Africa, to English parents. Bale has remarked, “I was born in Wales but I’m not Welsh—I’m English”. He spent his childhood in Wales, Surrey and Dorset in England, and Portugal.

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 Bale acknowledged that the frequent relocation had a major influence on his career choice. He attended Bournemouth School, but left at age 16.

Career

Bale studied the work of actor Gary Oldman, citing him as “the reason I’m acting”. His first role was a commercial for the fabric softener Lenor in 1982.

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He had his first starring role at age 13 in Steven Spielberg’s war film Empire of the Sun (1987). Following a decade of leading and supporting roles, including in Little Women (1994) and Pocahontas (1995), he gained wider recognition for portraying serial killer Patrick Bateman in American Psycho (2000).

He lost 29 kg (63 lb) for his role in the psychological thriller The Machinist (2004) and then gained 45 kg (100 lb) in six months to star as Batman in Christopher Nolan’s film Batman Begins (2005), a role he reprised in the sequels The Dark Knight (2008) and The Dark Knight Rises (2012).

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Bale continued in starring roles, including in Nolan’s period drama The Prestige (2006), the western 3:10 to Yuma (2007), the science fiction film Terminator Salvation (2009), and the crime drama Public Enemies (2009).

For his portrayal of Dicky Eklund in David O. Russell’s biographical film The Fighter (2010), he won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award. This acclaim continued with his Academy Award-nominated roles in Russell’s black comedy American Hustle (2013) and Adam McKay’s satires The Big Short (2015) and Vice (2018).

For portraying Dick Cheney in Vice, he won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. He starred as race car driver Ken Miles in Ford v Ferrari (2019), and is set to appear as Gorr the God Butcher in Thor: Love and Thunder (2022).

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Christian Bale Net Worth

Christian Bale net worth is $120 million. He is one of the most successful actors in the world. He is known for his versatility and intensive method acting, and has received many awards, including an Academy Award and two Golden Globe Awards, as well as being featured on the Time 100 list in 2011.

Personal life

Bale is married to “Sibi” Blažić, a Serbian-American former model and make-up artist. The couple have two children: a daughter, Emmaline (born 2005), and a son, Joseph (born 2014).

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Bale currently resides in Brentwood, Los Angeles, having previously lived in Santa Monica, California. He applied for US citizenship in 2010 and completed the naturalisation process in 2014.

Bale actively supports environmental groups such as Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Greenpeace, and the World Wildlife Fund. Along with his wife, Sibi, he is on the Board of Trustees of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund.

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